Volvo 960 MOT Results

Registered in 1994
64.1% pass rate
from 78 tests in 2020
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 1994 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo 960 is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.3% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.3% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 1.3% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.3% fail on Horn
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 7.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 6.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt
          • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 1.3% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 1.3% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 1.3% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 3.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.6% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
        • 1.3% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.3% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 1.3% fail on Cable
    • 2.6% fail on Parking brake control (5 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Lever (5 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (11 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.3% fail on Brake fluid
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 12% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 12% fail on Spark ignition
        • 9.0% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.7% fail on Visibility
    • 6.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.1% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Chassis
      • 1.3% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.3% fail on Pipe
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission
      • 1.3% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Prop shaft
    • 1.3% fail on Floor
  • 6.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.8% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (7 times worse than other 1994 cars)
  • 3.8% fail on Suspension
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 1.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 2.6% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plates
  • 2.6% fail on Steering
    • 2.6% fail on Power steering
      • 2.6% fail on Other components (10 times worse than other 1994 cars)

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